KHIA headerKnow-How in Action

VOL XXII, NO 82

Belzona® Coating Of Byron Jackson Shipper Pump

 
 

Industry:

Oil & Gas (OILG)

 
 

Application:

Centrifugal Pumps (CEP)

 
 

Customer Location:

Oil Company - Saudi Arabia

 
 

Application Date:

August 2007

 
 

Application Situation:

Erosion on surfaces of multi-stage pump.

 
 

Problem:

Erosion on the pump surface caused by sea water and sand inclusion during shipping operation.

 
 

Products:

Belzona® 1311 (Ceramic R Metal)
Belzona® 1391 (Ceramic HT)
 

Substrate:

Cast Iron

 
 

Application Method:

Application was carried out in accordance with the Belzona Know-How System Leaflet CEP-3 & 5

 
 

Belzona Facts:

This pump is crucial to their oil production. They are refurbishing mostly mechanical parts on this pump on an annual basis. When they do the coatings are also included. We have been doing similar pump for more than 3 years as replacement is not economical.

 
 

Photographs Description

  1. Before blasting
  2. After blasting with surface pitting evident
  3. Rebuilding with Belzona® 1311
  4. Finished application with Belzona® 1391
 
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